27 March 2017
A text published in the Hill Times on March 27th 2017, co-authored by Jane Rabinowicz and Karen Ross, Ph.D. Project Manager - Pesticides and Toxic Substances at Équiterre.
Organic growers and researchers have been sustainably innovating on a shoestring budget for decades. Imagine what could be...
21 March 2017
Blog entry by Karen Ross, Ph.D. Project Manager - Pesticides and Toxic Substances at Équiterre and Muhannad Malas, Program Manager - Toxics at Environmental Defence.
15 March 2017
The federal budget will be delivered in a week’s time, you’re completing tax returns and Prime Minister Trudeau just received a prize for his global leadership in energy and environement from CERAWeek. This is the perfect time to tell the government to spend your hard-earned money...
15 March 2017
All eyes have been on Trump since the beginning of the year. Everyday people ask me if he will he wipe out the environmental progress of the recent years? Everytime I answer yes, but less than one might think.
His biggest obstacle might be China.
14 March 2017
Drinking water testing found levels of atrazine, a harmful pesticide linked to hormone disruption in humans, fish and frogs, in Montreal and Toronto’s public distribution systems.
Atrazine was found in concentrations above the European safety level, which underlines the need for the federal...